How To Make Junk Cool: Upcycled Coat Rack

With all the projects I have been making for the shop, Holly and I thought it would be fun to host a couple series in 2017. One being “How to Make Junk Cool” and the other “Before and Afters”. With dresser makeovers and chair upholstering, a tutorial seems redundant and unnecessary, but it’s still fun […]

Cereal Box Star Garland…for any holiday or occasion

SAVE YOUR CEREAL BOXES! Check out this creative way to re-purpose your cereal box! The cardboard is the perfect thickness for these stars. Not only are these stars cute and make an adorable star garland {that goes perfectly with every holiday and occasion}, but they are SIMPLE to make! Start with a star template; I […]

Barnacle Travels ~ Gift Ideas for the Traveler

Ever wonder what to get for a the Traveler in your family? Or want to include travel experiences in your home decor? Maybe you want your decor to display the country in which you were born or a national holiday? Barnacle Travels is the site to find handmade travel gifts and home decor. I’m a […]

DIY Noel Sign for $5!

I’ve made quite a few of these signs lately for the shop. This idea came together when I saw the “Noel, Joy and Merry” wood cut-outs at the Target dollar section for $3 each! Next, pair it with a $2 door from Habitat and paint away! A little white paint to freshen up the door, […]

Thanksgiving Favorites…for the last minute decorator!

Hey, I know this is last minute – but maybe it’s last minute for you too? Well, I’ve got a few easy and inexpensive Thanksgiving decoration ideas for you…  A great way to decorate and say a message is to write it out and display it! This banner just takes a little paper and ink […]

Canvas Photo Print GIVEAWAY!

I love having the opportunity to host fun giveaways!!! I’m excited to have teamed up with Canvas Factory to give away a 16×20″/ 40x50cm photo canvas! Please note that this offer is only open to USA and Canada residents. Canvas photo prints are a great way to display your favorite photos. My family recently took […]

DIY Pallet Sign

At my house, you’ll see a trend…we like to incorporate the word “hope” into our decor. Like many projects, I started this project with no specific details in mind; except that I knew I wanted a pallet sign. I had a pallet that I took apart and decided to just start and see what would […]

Backyard Makeover Sneak Peek

We’ve been working hard all summer on our backyard makeover. We’re just about done!!! Here’s a sneak peek at what’s about to be revealed… ************* But first, a couple BEFORE photos: This is a photo of the house that was on the real estate advertisement…kinda scary and creepy huh? This is what it looked like […]

Monday Funday

Hi everyone! Hope you all had a wonderful week. This week on Creatively Living, I shared my table makeover for the FFFC with Old Fashioned Milk Paint. It’s so nice to have it white and not tacky laminate anymore. What have all of you been working on this week? ******************************** Welcome back to Monday Funday […]

Monday Funday

Hey everyone! This week Holly and I have been busy with yard makeover projects. I also have been working on siding the back of our house and framing in the basement. Not super fun stuff to take pictures of, but I love visual progress of any kind! I’m looking forward to seeing how your projects […]